Entries in 'high street' (72)
Online stores and supermarkets failed to capitalize on mass store closures in the UK last year, as High Street stores emerged as the biggest sellers of physical video games.
From the battle between GAME and CEX, to Evolve-maker Turtle Rock going it along without Valve, we've got it all covered in the latest MCV.
PC GAMING WEEK: Sales of boxed PC games may have reached their lowest point in history, but the creators of Football Manager and The Sims insist the High Street remains ...
Online retailer Ebuyer.com is considering opening its first shops on the High Street.
Do we need High Street shops?
The worst of the financial crisis may be behind us, but the year ahead promises to be a challenging one for retail.
Sony’s streaming game service PlayStation Now might not necessarily be the warning claxon for retail that some are predicting.
Currys/PC World owner says it's keeping close tabs on Valve's new Steam Machines to bring devices to the High Street.
Still hunting for a launch day PS4? Then O2 may be your surprising saviour.
High Street and online retail giants are braced for the launch of Xbox One.
Powa Technologies – an ecommerce provider, it should be noted – has issued a damning prediction for the future of the British High Street.
The day may well arrive when video games leave the High Street for good. But that’s for consumers to decide, not platform holders.
As of today GAME customers are able to buy Nintendo eShop download codes in store and online.
Following the loss of HMV and Blockbuster stores, the role of a distributor has become (in principle) easier for now, with fewer stores to deliver to.
There are plenty of industry execs who remain fully committed to retail. Clearly Epic Games founder Tim Sweeny is not one of them.
Some gaming enthusiasts find buying games on the High Street safer than via online, says Ubisoft.
UK games retailers are surprisingly upbeat in the face of significant market declines.
Kantar World Panel analyst Laurie Krohn discusses the changing face of retail and why it’s important to support the High Street retailer...
Retailers have praised publishers for daring to release titles outside of the traditional Q4 sales bonanza.
On September 8th, GAME will close its flagship Oxford Street store.
A leading EA executive has predicted the death of High Street games retail within ten years.
The High Street has been called in to help Sony ramp up subscribers to its PlayStation Plus service.
Olympics fever was good news for publishers of Olympic-based games, but it wasn’t enough to save the UK games market from its worst performance ever last week.
MCV and Koch Media round off Independent Retail Month with our final special feature focusing on the sector. This week, we look at five of the UK’s top stores.
Claims emerging from the US suggest that retailer GameStop is to start selling gift vouchers for Valve’s digital PC games portal Steam.